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Here are all the up and coming enquiry topics and events.

Topic Venue Presenter Date Time
How we read! The Crown Hotel (Liverpool) Peter 27/03/2017 14:30
Defusing Absolutes: examples from Hume Stapledon Colloquium (Uni of L'pool) Simon Blackburn 27/03/2017 15:00
The speaker for Liverpool's Department of Philosophy Royal Institute of Philosophy will be the marvellous Professor Simon Blackburn! All are welcome and the event is free!
Open Forum The Victoria Hotel (Waterloo) All 28/03/2017 18:30
Work versus Employment! Keith's Wine Bar (L'pool South) Gordon 28/03/2017 19:15
Human Enhancement! The Crown Hotel (Liverpool) Federico 03/04/2017 14:30
What should our response be to 4th Industrial Revolution, which has already started? The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The group 03/04/2017 19:00
Larkin - the man and 3 poems. The Blue Mugge (Leek) Blue Muggers 03/04/2017 19:45
Post-truth? Keith's Wine Bar (L'pool South) Open forum 04/04/2017 19:15
Gossip & popular culture Rose and Crown (Bebington Village) John Sell 05/04/2017 14:00
Can we have a society without money? The Blind Pig (Monton, Eccles) Steve 05/04/2017 18:30
What! Less than we have now?
Genetic Engineering The Cock Hotel (Wellington) 05/04/2017 19:00
TBA The Windmill (Southport) The Group 05/04/2017 19:00
Logical Positivism The Belvedere Arms (Liverpool) Tad 10/04/2017 19:00
The Happiness Trap The Belvedere Arms (Liverpool) Russell 10/04/2017 19:00
Are we just playing games? A look at Wittgenstein. The Woodthorpe (Prestwich) Rob 10/04/2017 20:00
TBA Bryn-Y-Mor Pub (Swansea) Chloe 11/04/2017 20:15
Consciousness: What is it? Does it matter? The Greyhound (Newcastle-under-Lyme) Group 12/04/2017 19:30
Diversity and freedom of speech The Greyhound (Ormskirk) Steven 13/04/2017 07:30
Stuff of Reality: wave or particle? The Halfway House (Childwall) Jubin 13/04/2017 19:15
Easter break-no meeting The Friday Forum (Liverpool) 14/04/2017 00:00
Artificial Intelligence: is the genie out of the bottle? The Perch Rock Hotel (Wallasey) Perch rockers 17/04/2017 19:00
TBA The Windmill (Southport) The Group 19/04/2017 19:00
Donald Trump? The Blind Pig (Monton, Eccles) Group 19/04/2017 19:30
Is that a noun or a verb?
Mass Sovereignty and Liberal Democracy - Friend or Foe? Stapledon Colloquium (Uni of L'pool) Peter Hallward 24/04/2017 15:00
Royal Institute of Philosophy Stapledon Colloquium - All are welcome and the event is free!
What is the role of humour / comedy? The George Hotel (Bridport) Rob 26/04/2017 19:30
The Happiness Industry! The Halfway House (Childwall) Paul Doran 27/04/2017 19:15
The Future of Capitalism The Friday Forum (Liverpool) Peter 28/04/2017 14:00
What makes something a work of art? The Cock Hotel (Wellington) 03/05/2017 19:00
Do we have the right to be Offensive? The Blind Pig (Monton, Eccles) Group 03/05/2017 19:30
Please express your view politely.
TBA The Belvedere Arms (Liverpool) 08/05/2017 19:00
Local government in crisis: what should be done? The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The Group 08/05/2017 19:00
TBA Bryn-Y-Mor Pub (Swansea) Chloe 09/05/2017 20:15
Wisdom The Friday Forum (Liverpool) Maureen 12/05/2017 14:00
Continuing to meet in alcove in Piazza Cafe,Catholic Cathedral
Will men become obsolete? The Perch Rock Hotel (Wallasey) Perch rockers 15/05/2017 19:00
Can we learn anything from History? The Blind Pig (Monton, Eccles) Steve 17/05/2017 19:30
Do we really know history?
Philosophy: what is it good at; what is it bad at? The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The Group 05/06/2017 19:00
How do we value people? The Cock Hotel (Wellington) 07/06/2017 19:00
What is a true democracy? The Blind Pig (Monton, Eccles) Steve 07/06/2017 19:30
One where Politicos dont tell Lies??
TBA The Belvedere Arms (Liverpool) 12/06/2017 19:00
What are the prospects for life on Earth? The Perch Rock Hotel (Wallasey) Perch rockers 19/06/2017 19:00
When is it acceptable to use military force? The Blind Pig (Monton, Eccles) Group 21/06/2017 19:30
Stay awake, its the solstice.
Western civilisation - has it a future? The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The Group 03/07/2017 19:00
How should educational achievement be assessed? The Cock Hotel (Wellington) 05/07/2017 19:00
Do we want to live forever? The Blind Pig (Monton, Eccles) Group 05/07/2017 19:30
Or does it just seem like it?
What is Consciousness? The Perch Rock Hotel (Wallasey) Perch rockers 17/07/2017 19:00
What's the optimal length of a human life? The Cock Hotel (Wellington) 02/08/2017 19:00
Should the law allow assisted dying? The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The Group 07/08/2017 20:00
How free are we in our actions, thoughts and speech? The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The Group 04/09/2017 19:00
Population control The Cock Hotel (Wellington) 06/09/2017 19:00
Social Justice! The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The Group 04/10/2017 19:00
Is the struggle to promote social justice, good, misguided or dangerous?
Truth - how can we get to it? The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The Group 06/11/2017 19:00
Should we optimists or pessimists about life? The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The Group 04/12/2017 19:00